Synopsis: In The Field - EJ Argenio/Tesia Walker (New York, New York) You Are Here – Nicholas Jones (London, England) Vianey - Marko Vuorinen (Helsinki, Finland)
Start Time: Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:00 PM
End Time: Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:30 PM
Location: Voorhees Hall / Zimmerli Art Museum
Address: 71 Hamilton Street
Campus: College Avenue
Room: 105
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: $12 General,$10 Student/Senior
Sponsor: The Rutgers Film Co-op/New Jersey Media Arts Center; The Rutgers University Program in Cinema Studies/School of Arts and Sciences; Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission/Board of Chosen Freeholders and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Category: Film
Web Site: http://www.njfilmfest.com
Contact Name: Al Nigrin
Contact Email: njmac@aol.com
Contact Phone: (848) 932-8482
Additional Information: In The Field - EJ Argenio/Tesia Walker (New York, New York) An ambitious local reporter witnesses a police-related shooting of an African-American girl outside a toy store on Christmas Eve. Tasked with interviewing the girl’s family, to get the scoop that will bring him national fame, the reporter suddenly finds that getting the story involves more than just being there first. 2017; 14 min. With a Q+A Session by Producers EJ Argenio and Ryan Davenport and Writer/Lead Actor Bobby Kruger! You Are Here – Nicholas Jones (London, England) A tender portrait of Tony Rogers, a former rock star who was a member of one of the most successful British bands of the last 20 years, The Charlatans. Giving up on the glitz and glamour of fame, Tony has found a calling in working on his family farm in Ireland. As the documentary tracks Tony through a year on the farm, it makes clear why he has chosen to honor and to perpetuate the traditions of life of his Irish forebears. 2018; 16 min. Vianey - Marko Vuorinen (Helsinki, Finland) A raw, lyrical documentary about the life and hardships of the female hip hop artist Vianey Otero, also known by the stage name So Icey Trap. This intensely personal coming-of-age story reveals the reality behind growing up on the streets, time in jail, and the fate of a female artist in the music industry. Vianey tells her story with unapologetic strength, humanity, and striking honesty. 2018; 55 min. With a Q+A Session by Director Marko Vuorinen and Vianey Otero!
Target Audience: Current Students,  Robeson Centennial Celebration,  Researchers,  Visitors,  Commuters,  Donors & Supporters,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Prospective Students,  Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public,  Parents & Families